Tagasaste – (nitrogen fixing – ideal for nurse plant for establishing orchards and shelterbelts.  Dormancy is broken by putting the seeds in hot water for 5 minutes before planting).


Pea beans -the earliest of the half hardy beans to be cultivated in Europe.  Climber to 2 metres.  Prolific – great steamed in pods, blanched and frozen, or left to dry and beans stored and used for stews and hummus.

Kidney beans – bush bean that needs to be kept well watered.  Leave the pods to dry on plant and then store beans to add to stews, chillis etc..


Productive Bulbs

Yacon – $10 (500g), Yams – red and yellow – $6 (500g), Jerusalem Artichoke – $5 (500g), Kowiniwini (maori potatoes) $6 (500g), Garlic – $15 (500g)

($6 postage per 500g)

Useful Plants

Comfrey, Borage, Tansy, Pyrethrum, Valerium, Lavender, Willows – basket, pussy, fodder  – $4/pot

Tree Lucerne (Tagasaste) – $3 ($25 for 10)


Strawberries, Cranberry, Rhubarb, Raspberries, Worcesterberries, , Fig                                          – from $2.50 – $10.00


Various Pittosporums, Grisellinia, Corokias, Golden Ake Ake, Various Hebes – from $3.50…

Please note that plants must either be picked up, or I can deliver to town. I am unable to post them.


We sell a range of seasonable fruit, vegetables and eggs from the property for people who are staying on site for courses or holiday accommodation.